Pakistan

Pakistan cricket captain suspended for racist taunt

Sarfraz Ahmed's taunt in Urdu was caught by stump mics but he denied they were aimed at South Africa Andile Phehlukwayo.

Pakistan cricket captain Sarfraz Ahmed suspended for racist taunt

Cricket

Pakistan cricket captain apologises after racist slur

Sarfaraz Ahmed was caught 'sledging' on stump microphone during the second ODI match in South Africa.

Pakistan cricket captain Sarfaraz apologises after racist remark

Pakistan

Pakistani cricketer slammed for 'racist slur' in South Africa

Sarfaraz Ahmed caught 'sledging' a batsman during the second ODI match in Durban, sparking uproar and calls for penalty.

Pakistani cricketer slammed for 'racist slur' in South Africa

Africa

South Africa: Shack-dwellers fear illegal evictions

What rights to South African shack-dwellers have?

Africa

South Africa's ANC launches election manifesto

The manifesto included free university education for students with low-income backgrounds and a more inclusive economy.

South Africa

South Africa's ANC kicks off 2019 campaign vowing jobs, growth

The vote, expected in May, will be a test of whether Ramaphosa is able to reverse a decline in support for the ANC.

Africa

South Africa: Ruling ANC launches campaign for 2019 election

The ANC has suffered a decline in popularity under Jacob Zuma, who was removed in February 2018.

South Africa

Outrage over apparent 'segregation' in South Africa school

An image of a classroom with black and white children separated sparks controversy in post-apartheid South Africa.

Outrage over apparent 'segregation' in South Africa school

Grace Mugabe

South Africa police issue arrest warrant for Grace Mugabe

Wife of former Zimbabwe president allegedly attacked model Gabriella Engels in a luxury hotel suite in Johannesburg.

South Africa police issue arrest warrant for Grace Mugabe

South Africa

Can South Africa's 'cradle of Islam' survive gentrification?

House prices and living costs are rising in Bo Kaap, a Cape Town neighbourhood. Its residents are putting up a fight.

South Africa

South Africa's parliament backs land reform report

Opposition Democratic Alliance says it could go to court to stop proposed land reforms.

South African parliament backs land reform report

Nelson Mandela

In Pictures: Mandela's life

The South African leader rose from rural obscurity to become one of the world's most respected and loved figures.

In Pictures: Mandela's life

Africa

World AIDS awareness day march in Cape Town

Around 7.5 million South Africans live with HIV – one of the highest rates in the world.

South Africa

South Africa parliament panel backs constitutional change on land

Review team adopts recommendation that makes possible the expropriation of land without compensation.

South Africa parliament panel backs constitutional change on land

Africa

South Africa: Students look for alternatives to unusable toilets

Here is why some students in the African nation are skipping school.